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Are We Cut Out for Universal Morality?

If objective ethical values exist, we’ll have to give up tribalism to realize them.

How Taboos Can Help Protect the Oceans

Pacific Islanders are charting a new course for ocean conservation.

The English Professor Who Foresaw Modern Neuroscience

Science and the humanities weren’t separate cultures to this critic.

Science Isn’t Here for Your Mommy Shaming

When people sensationalize research, parents pay the price.

What Makes Music Universal

Music brings us together to show us how different we are.

Our Most Effective Weapon Is Imagination

Why science changes everything.

The Botanist Who Defied Stalin

His dream of feeding the world died in prison. His dream of a seed bank lives on.

The Weak Case for Grit

Where’s the evidence that grit predicts success?

Gaia, the Scientist

What if the first woman scientist was simply the first woman?